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The Library of Babel

A Spin-off of http://bookwormshead.blogspot.co.uk

The Elementary Particles - Michel Houellebecq, Frank Wynne This book has made me laugh. It's not a compliment.
Every character here is monodimensional and unrealistic, while the story itself is quite ridicolous.

And after the tenth masturbation scene filled with philosophical rubbish and Andre Gide quotes I've felt a big nausea coming up.

There are many novelists who have a kind of obsession for sex and many of them are quite good like Philip Roth and McEwan, but Houellebecq in my opinion is not.